Learn to Play Lead Guitar Concepts

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  • 2009
  • 1 Season

The television series Learn to Play Lead Guitar Concepts teaches the viewer the cords on the guitar needed to stand out. Viewer will follow along step by step and will even learn how to play the lead guitar chords for some popular songs.

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How to Play Guitar: Alternate Picking
20. How to Play Guitar: Alternate Picking
April 6, 2009
Classic whole-step bends are taught, including finger and thumb positioning and proper intonation techniques. This tutorial is presented by Songmaster instructor Danny Grady and is ideal for beginners. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Whole-Step Bends
19. How to Play Guitar: Whole-Step Bends
April 6, 2009
Half-step bending techniques for rock, blues and country are explained and demonstrated in detail by Songmaster instructor Danny Grady. This iVideosongs tutorial is ideal for beginners. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Half-Step Bends
18. How to Play Guitar: Half-Step Bends
April 6, 2009
The often overlooked quarter step bend is presented by Songmaster instructor Danny Grady. This tutorial is ideal for intermediate-level players. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Quarter-Step Bends
17. How to Play Guitar: Quarter-Step Bends
April 6, 2009
Left hand pull-off techniques using single strings are presented by Songmaster instructor Danny Grady. This tutorial is ideal for beginners. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Pull-Offs
16. How to Play Guitar: Pull-Offs
April 6, 2009
Using single strings and very simple right hand techniques, Songmaster instructor Danny Grady explains and demonstrates the use of left hand hammer-ons. This tutorial is essential for beginner guitarists and will enhance progress in any style of music. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Intro to Arpeggios
15. How to Play Guitar: Intro to Arpeggios
April 6, 2009
This tutorial guides you through an understanding of chord arpeggios. Using more advanced left and right hand technique, this tutorial presented by Songmaster instructor Danny Grady is suited for intermediate level players. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs guitar lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Intro to Hammer-Ons
14. How to Play Guitar: Intro to Hammer-Ons
April 6, 2009
Songmaster instructor Danny Grady demonstrates right hand alternate picking technique in this iVideosongs guitar lesson, which is valuable in developing speed and control. Using more advanced left and right hand technique, this tutorial is well suited for intermediate-level players. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
Lick of the Week 13 Dominant 7th Blues
13. Lick of the Week 13 Dominant 7th Blues
March 31, 2009
A fast riff-based solo lick utilizing bends and pull-offs while implying a Dominant 7 sound over a power chord is presented by iVideosongs instructor Rob Schumann. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
Lick of the Week 11 - Rock Blister Riff
12. Lick of the Week 11 - Rock Blister Riff
March 31, 2009
A horn part-inspired jazz turnaround lick over an F Blues is presented by iVideosongs instructor Steve Rieck. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 9 - E7 Blues Lick
11. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 9 - E7 Blues Lick
March 31, 2009
A killer rock lick utilizing bends and pull-offs with the Blues Scale is presented by iVideosongs instructor Steve Rieck. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 8 - Mixolydian Blues
10. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 8 - Mixolydian Blues
March 31, 2009
A Blues/Rock turnaround lick that provides an intense transition for longer solos is presented by Songmaster instructor Rob Schumann. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 6 - Major Minor Pentatonic
9. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 6 - Major Minor Pentatonic
March 31, 2009
A challenging blues/rock lick played over an E7 chord presented by artist Brian Kahanek. Brian is known to many Guitar Hero fans as a result of his song Gemini that was featured in the Guitar Hero game series. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 5 - Charlie Parker Style
8. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 5 - Charlie Parker Style
March 31, 2009
An essential Rock / Blues turnaround lick for dominant chords combining the Blues Scale with the Mixolydian mode is presented by Songmaster instructor Rob Schumann. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 10 - Blues Turnaround
7. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 10 - Blues Turnaround
March 31, 2009
A very challenging progressive rock adaptation of power chords in D minor using slides, pull-offs, and open strings is presented by Songmaster instructor Rob Schumann. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs guitar lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 2 - Arpeggio Turn Around
6. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 2 - Arpeggio Turn Around
March 31, 2009
A blues lick that combines the major and minor pentatonic scales with creative rhythmic accents is presented by Songmaster instructor Steve Rieck. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
Lick of the Week 12 - Jazz Riff
5. Lick of the Week 12 - Jazz Riff
March 31, 2009
Minor ii-V-i jazz lick in the style of Charlie Parker is presented by Songmaster instructor Steve Rieck. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs guitar lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 4 - Fusion Rock
4. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 4 - Fusion Rock
March 31, 2009
A fusion/rock lick using rhythmic displacement that fits over min7 or dom7 chords is presented by Songmaster instructor Rob Schumann. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in this iVideosongs guitar lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 3 - Syncopated Blues
3. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 3 - Syncopated Blues
March 31, 2009
In this Songmaster tutorial, instructor Steve Rieck shows you how to play a syncopated blues lick which can be used over Dominant or Minor chords. This particular example will help you expand your blues vocabulary as it uses a position outside of your standard "blues box." Steve also demonstrates how to transpose this lick to different keys. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 1 - Dorian Riff
2. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 1 - Dorian Riff
March 31, 2009
Songmaster instructor Rob Schumann shows you how to play an exciting turnaround lick featuring rhythmic displacement, finger pivoting, and arpeggios. Possessing a mental library of solo licks is important for every improvising guitarist and this turnaround lick makes a great addition to your rock/blues arsenal. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 7 - Dm Chordal Riffs
1. How to Play Guitar: Lick of the Week 7 - Dm Chordal Riffs
March 31, 2009
Songmaster instructor Steve Rieck shows how to play a challenging double-time lick combining the Dorian scale with chromatic notes for a fusion-style sound. Tablature and chord grids are embedded in the video for this lesson.
Description

The television series Learn to Play Lead Guitar Concepts teaches the viewer the cords on the guitar needed to stand out. Viewer will follow along step by step and will even learn how to play the lead guitar chords for some popular songs.

  • Premiere Date
    March 31, 2009